An Independent
Bookshop on the
Historic Downtown Mall

Offering a curated selection of new books since 1924

New Dominion Bookshop


New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia, located in Historic Downtown Charlottesville. Our collection of new books includes many selections from fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature, and a unique selection of architecture and landscape gardening resources.

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At New Dominion Bookshop you will find a pleasant, old-fashioned atmosphere and a friendly, attentive staff who are interested in literature and readers like you.

New Dominion Bookshop


November 15 7:00pm

Join us for the next installment of the Charlottesville Reading Series, featuring Amber Sparks and Nan Macmillan.

November 16 7:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Thorpe Moeckel’s new book, Down by the Eno, Down by the Haw. A signing will follow.

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Special orders and domestic shipping available, with free gift-wrapping!

New Dominion Bookshop


New Dominion Events at Festival of the Book 2019

Check out all of the great events coming to New Dominion during the 2019 Virginia Festival of the Book.

2018 Holiday List

To round off the year and ring in 2019, we've compiled a list of best new and classic books to read and give this holiday season.

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